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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: Singing the Blues and Preparing for Hurricanes

Photo: Gene J. Puskar/AP Tom Wilson suspended, Tyler Graovac grabs Caps fans attention, defensive prospects are on the hot seat, singing the Blues and preparing for the Hurricanes, Caps top defensive pair returns tonight, Beagle is back, Justin Williams returns … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Jakub’s Ladder and a Resting Beagle

Photo: NHL Prep for preseason game #3, Friday’s camp scrimmage, preseason ponderings, Jakub Vrana will go with another top line, Dmitry Orlov preview, what prospects are shining dyer the first week of training camp and more in this evening’s Capitals … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce First Round of Roster Cuts

The Washington Capitals made their first round of cuts today. Coach Barry Trotz announced that Damian Riat (Geneve-Servette), Dmitri Zaitsev (Moose Jaw), Tanner Jeannot (Moose Jaw), Brendan Semchuck (Vancouver Giants), Garrett Pilon (Hershey), Beck Malenstyn (Calgary Hitmen), Jimmy DeVito, Robbie Baillargeon, … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Practices on Top Line with Backstrom and Oshie

When the Capitals were facing a 3-1 series deficit to the hated Penguins, Barry Trotz had to make an adjustment and he had to make one fast. Trotz opted for a switch in lines, as he moved young left winger … Continue reading

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During Preseason Action, What Are Some Things Barry Trotz is Looking For In Players that Are Hopeful to Crack the Opening Night Roster?

What will Barry Trotz be looking for in the preseason as he fills the remaining holes in the Capitals roster? Continue reading

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Capitals’ Coach Trotz Wants More Offense From Tom Wilson This Year

Barry Trotz said on Sunday that he wants to see Tom Wilson score double-digit goals this year. “We have to get more production out of Tom Wilson. We’re going to need more goals out of him,” said Trotz, saying he … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News: Capitals’ Prospects, PTO’s Bring New Energy to Training Camp

Photo: Washington Capitals Jakub Vrana in the top six, Chiasson and Jokipakka looking for contracts, lineups for first scrimmage, Caps prospects inject new life in training camp, GMBM speaks to the media and much more in this evenings Capitals links: 

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Young Bloods Lighting A Fire in Washington Capitals Training Camp

Photos: Washington Capitals Last year’s offseason was a boring one by all accounts for the Washington Capitals. The team just came off of a President’s Trophy winning season, only to be ousted by a team we don’t speak of in … Continue reading

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The Capitals’ Top 10 Storylines Heading Into Training Camp

Photo: Capitals The Capitals lost key pieces such as Marcus Johansson, Justin Williams, Nate Schmidt, and Karl Alzner this summer as a result of re-signing veteran T.J. Oshie, and key young players such as Evgeny Kuznetsov, Andre Burakovsky, Dmitry Orlov, … Continue reading

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The NHL’s New Offsides Review Rule Carries a Stiff Penalty

The Washington Capitals video review team was extremely successful last season. So much so, Caps head coach Barry Trotz would even state the Capitals’ video review team was the best in the league. Their job: to quickly identify plays worthy of … Continue reading

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